Waterproofing Membranes Market Size

Statistics for the 2023 & 2024 Waterproofing Membranes market size, created by Mordor Intelligence™ Industry Reports. Waterproofing Membranes size report includes a market forecast to 2030 and historical overview. Get a sample of this industry size analysis as a free report PDF download.


Market Size of waterproofing membranes Industry

Waterproofing Membranes Market Summary
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https://s3.mordorintelligence.com/study%20period/1629296433432_test~study_period_study_period.svg Study Period 2018 - 2030
https://s3.mordorintelligence.com/cagr/1629296433433_test~cagr_cagr.svg Market Size (2024) USD 19.17 Billion
https://s3.mordorintelligence.com/cagr/1629296433433_test~cagr_cagr.svg Market Size (2030) USD 29.23 Billion
https://s3.mordorintelligence.com/hydraulic_fluids/1629285650767_test~hydraulic_fluids_hydraulic_fluids.svg Largest Share by End Use Sector Industrial and Institutional
https://s3.mordorintelligence.com/cagr/1629296433433_test~cagr_cagr.svg CAGR (2024 - 2030) 7.28 %
https://s3.mordorintelligence.com/globe/1629285706162_test~globe_globe.svg Largest Share by Region Asia-Pacific

Major Players


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Key Players



Waterproofing Membranes Market Analysis

The Waterproofing Membranes Market size is estimated at 19.17 billion USD in 2024, and is expected to reach 29.23 billion USD by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 7.28% during the forecast period (2024-2030).

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19.17 Billion

Market Size in 2024 (USD)

29.23 Billion

Market Size in 2030 (USD)

5.71 %

CAGR (2018-2023)

7.28 %

CAGR (2024-2030)

Largest Market by Technology

38.41 %

value share, Cold Liquid Applied , 2023

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The segment holds the largest share due to its widespread use in commercial and industrial constructions for various applications due to its flexible, sturdy, elastic, and tear-resistant properties.

Largest Market by End Use Sector

34.18 %

value share, Industrial and Institutional , 2023

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Due to the growing consumption of waterproofing solutions for applications such as roofing, building decks, basements, etc., from the food, oil and gas, and chemical industries, the sector occupied the largest market share.

Largest Market by Region

56.42 %

value share, Asia-Pacific , 2023

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Asia-Pacific dominated the market due to the growing industrial construction activities in the region and the increasing demand for cementitious grout in countries like China, India, Japan, and South Korea.

Fastest Market by Region

7.94 %

Projected CAGR, Asia-Pacific , 2024-2030

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Asia-Pacific is expected to witness the fastest growth due to growing investments in infrastructure projects, government initiatives, fast-paced urbanization, and industrialization.

Leading Company

8.21 %

market share, Sika AG , 2022

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The company's broad range of high-quality products, well-established network, robust supply chain, and strategic expansions and acquisitions in the construction industry make it a major player in the market.

Warehousing space in leading countries such as India is expected to reach around 500 million sq. ft by 2030 and is likely to drive the demand for waterproofing membranes

  • In 2022, the global consumption of waterproofing membranes saw a 5.33% growth in value, driven by rising demand from the industrial, institutional, and residential construction sectors. By 2023, waterproofing membranes were projected to dominate the global waterproofing solutions market, accounting for approximately 73.57% of the total share.
  • The industrial and institutional sector emerged as the largest consumer of waterproofing membranes, representing about 33.97% in 2022. Notably, the United States is set to invest a staggering USD 47.59 billion in new industrial buildings by 2026. Furthermore, the global industrial floor area is expected to rise by 3.09% from 2023 to 2030, largely driven by a surge in warehousing space. For instance, India's warehousing space is projected to hit 500 million sq. ft by 2030. Consequently, the global waterproofing membranes market for this sector is expected to reach USD 9.44 billion in 2030.
  • The residential sector is poised to be the fastest-growing consumer of waterproofing membranes, with a notable CAGR of 8.18% during the forecast period. Factors such as rapid urbanization, government initiatives, and both foreign and domestic investments are fueling housing demands worldwide. By 2030, it is estimated that over 40% of India's population will reside in urban areas, necessitating around 25 million additional affordable housing units. As a result, the global waterproofing membranes market for the residential sector is projected to surge from USD 4.8 billion in 2023 to USD 8.3 billion in 2030.
Global Waterproofing Membranes Market

Fast-paced construction activities in Asia-Pacific and North America predicted to bolster the demand for waterproofing membranes globally

  • Waterproofing membranes play a crucial role in various facets of building construction, particularly in areas like bathrooms and basements, where water infiltration must be prevented. The global market for waterproofing membranes witnessed a 5.33% increase in value from 2021 to 2022. Notably, the Middle East & Africa led the charge with a robust 9.85% growth, closely followed by South America at 6.51%. The global waterproofing membranes market was projected to witness a 6% volume growth in 2023 compared to the preceding year.
  • In 2022, the Asia-Pacific region significantly dominated the market, accounting for 56% of the market share by value. Countries like China, Japan, and India had an assertive influence over the demand for waterproofing membranes in the region. China's public expenditure on transport infrastructure reached USD 165.6 billion in 2022 compared to USD 157.6 billion in 2021. Similarly, the rising construction of manufacturing facilities in Japan, along with India's vision to increase its connectivity through roads, railways, and highways, propelled the growth of the construction sector in the region. This increased the consumption of waterproofing membranes used for building and construction.
  • Looking ahead, the Asia-Pacific market is poised for the fastest growth, registering a CAGR of 8.04% in value, followed by North America at 7.18%. These regions are expected to witness a surge in construction activities due to substantial investments from both government and foreign sources. This uptick in construction is anticipated to fuel the demand for waterproofing membranes.

Waterproofing Membranes Market SIZE & SHARE ANALYSIS - GROWTH TRENDS & FORECASTS UP TO 2030